Flight Test The backwards-forwards set-up leaves your face uncomfortably close to your neighbour's.
Belinda Jackson London's Shangri-La will have butlers and floor-to ceiling views of St Paul's Cathedral.
Anthony Dennis The Magazine restaurant in London's Kensington Gardens is an exercise in radical design.
Jane Reddy I always think of the movie Rain Man, where Dustin Hoffman refers to Qantas as the safest airline.
A comfortable bed, good shower, dark rooms and absolute quiet are other cravings of the jetlagged. Nobody wants to be desperate for sleep and have to listen to aeroplanes or traffic noise.
More than one million people were expected to enjoy this year's Notting Hill Carnival in London. It is the largest street festival in Europe and was first held in 1964 by the Afro-Caribbean community.
The Tripologist Confidence counts - don't make yourself a target when you're travelling.
The cities renowned as the world's most expensive aren't so expensive any more - as long as you have the benefit of coming from Australia, writes Tim Richards.